John Stevens Cabot Abbott

David Crockett: His Life and Adventures


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David "Davy" Crockett (August 17, 1786 – March 6, 1836) was a celebrated 19th century American folk hero, frontiersman, soldier an…

The Empire of Russia from the Remotest Periods to the Present Time


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A history of Russia from 500 B.C. to 1855 A.D., written by John Stevens Cabot Abbott, the brother of Jacob Abbott. (Summary by Jean Bascom)

Daniel Boone


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This is a detailed biography of the life and adventures of Daniel Boone. His accomplishments are brushed over in history classes these days …

Captain William Kidd And Others Of The Buccaneers


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Pirate stories galore! Pirate life was not always what it seemed from the outside. - Summary by david wales

History of Henry the Fourth King of France and Navarre


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Henry IV, King of France and Navarre (1553-1610) was the first monarch of France from the House of Bourbon. He was raised in the Protestant …